Looking to gain valuable hands-on work experience?
Getting started in the workforce can be incredibly tough, but luckily the BGC South Coast BC is making it easier for young people to get their foot in the door.
The organization is recruiting for an innovative and FREE Club Activity Leader for its Youth Works employment program. And you might just be the perfect fit.
Day in a Life of a Club Activity Leader Includes:
- Indoor & outdoor sports
- Arts & crafts
- Games & activities
- Educational & steam programs
- Daytrips to local fun spots
The Youth Works Opportunity
This one-of-a-kind program provides participants with up to 4 weeks of online workshops followed by up to 6 weeks of paid work and hands-on training as a Club Activity Leader in one of our eleven local kids Clubs located in communities such as North Vancouver, South Vancouver, East Vancouver, Mt. Pleasant, Burnaby, Richmond, Surrey, North Delta, City of Langley, Tsawwassen and Ladner.
The work placement may include funding for transit as well as clothing for interviews and work depending on need. In addition, it can include paid certification training courses in Childcare First Aid, WHMIS, Superhost and more for those who qualify for supports. There’s also a financial bonus for those who successfully complete the program.
So, not only will you get paid while attending the program, but you’ll have a chance to secure ongoing employment at BGC South Coast BC with an opportunity for advancement once it’s completed.
The ideal candidate must be aged 19 to 30 and fit the following criteria:
- Interested in working with kids of various ages
- Wants to work in a super fun workplace full of laughter, excitement and enthusiasm
- Prepared to plan a variety of indoor and outdoor activities
- Punctual and reliable
The next program takes place from January 15 to March 22, 2024.
How To Sign Up
Spots are limited, so it’s recommended to apply as soon as possible. You can do so by following the instructions on this Eventbrite page.
If you have any questions and wish to speak to a staff member, call: 604-591-9262 ext. 117. Those ages 15-30 can also look at this similar and free 10-week program.
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This is branded content made in partnership with Boys and Girls Club of South Coast BC. To learn more about the programs they have to offer, please visit them online.